SWINGS to Launch Datum-Enabled Smartwatches
October 28, 2017 10:28 am,
Zug, Switzerland, New York, USA and Beijing, China – 27th October, 2017. Datum, an upcoming data marketplace for all types of data is proud to announce the launch of second “Datum Enabled” device in the form of SWINGS hybrid smartwatch.
“When we launched Datum, we faced unprecedented interest, ranging from startups and large scale enterprises. In order to support our ecosystem, we launched ‘Datum Enabled’ program.” said Roger Haenni, co-founder and CEO of Datum. “We are enthusiastic to see a disruptive smartwatch maker opting to integrate Datum API in their complete line-up, enabling users to securely encrypt their data and then given them freedom to decide they want to do with collected data.”
SWINGS designed and manufactured, their upcoming line of smartwatches with the battery that lasts up to two years smashed through their initial crowdfunding goal by more than 10x, enabling the team to bring this innovation to market.
“The current smartwatch market is cumbered with the need to have daily charges, adding complication and more devices to wear. said Wenming Derek Mao, Chief Marketing Officer at SWINGS. “By pairing award-winning Swiss watch mechanism with an exclusive, power-saving friendly processor, we ere able to achieve up to two years of battery life using an affordable and recyclable battery.”
If you miss the Kickstarter discount window, which ends on 28th of October 2017, users will be able to buy SWINGS in etail and retail stores. Install the SWINGS app and connect it to the test version of Datum app, users will be able to completely encrypt their data and decide what they want to do with it.
Should they decide to connect SWINGS smartwatch to the Datum test network, they can share their activities and earn DAT tokens in the process.
SWINGS Hybrid Smartwatch Family
SWINGS set a new bar in craftsmanship and features with Swiss analog and next generation digital components. In times of bulky wearables and connected watches, SWINGS delivers a stylish and minimalist touch with smartwatch technology.
- Swiss analog components – high precision, long lasting Swiss engineering
- Next generation digital chipset – ultra power efficient and exclusive to SWINGS
- Sapphire glass – scratch proof, the toughest glass available
- High precision gyroscope – the most advanced gyroscope available for fitness & sleep tracking; 3x more accurate than other smartwatches
- Waterproof to 300ft / 100m – IPX8 rated; most smartwatches are only IPX6 which is only “water resistant”
- Insane battery life – SWINGS’ innovative technology powers the smartwatch for 18 months of continuous use and 24 months of regular use with an easy-to-replace coin battery
- 316L stainless steel – body and bands; no corrosion, no skin rashes
- Genuine leather bands
- High quality silicone bands – lightweight and comfortable for sports or everyday wear
Recommended retail price of the SWINGS smartwatch family starts at US $299.99. The Kickcstarter pre-sale offers a 50% discount over retail price, ending on 28th of October, 2017. The product family is expected to ship in December 2017. Datum testing network is expected to launch in December 2017, with the commercial service set to launch in the first half of 2018.
Datum is a start-up company working on disrupting the current data trading model on its head by allowing every user with a mobile phone to safely and securely share their data. Users will be paid by a blockchain distributed model in the form of a token, aptly named DAT. DAT tokens will be exchangeable for fiat currency or cashed out for gift vouchers from companies such as Amazon, Alibaba and others.
The official start of public token sale (ICO/ITO) is scheduled for 29th October, 2017 at 13:00 GMT. Following the conclusion of ICO, Datum Network plans to list DAT with a hard cap of three billion DAT.
SWINGS is an international collaboration with team members in New York, San Francisco, Zürich, and Beijing. Our team has designed and manufactured high-end watches and smartwatches for some of the biggest watch brands in Europe and the US. We know the challenges and requirements for manufacturing and shipping watches at scale.
SWINGS has already started the first manufacturing batch for quality assurance. The Android app is 95% complete. The iOS app is 80% complete. Both will be ready for your enjoyment in December when your SWINGS ships.
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Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/GetSwingsWatch/